9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Grand Teton National Park
— 1 night
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Yellowstone National Park
— Few hours
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Denver
— 1 night
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Amarillo
— 1 night
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Houston
— 2 nights
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Baton Rouge
— 1 night
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Pensacola
— 1 night
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Jacksonville
— 1 night

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
On the 8th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Jackson Lake, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Elk Ranch Flats Turnout, Grand Teton National Park, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Group, then trek along Jenny Lake Trail, and finally admire all the interesting features of 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Teton National Park journey planning app.

Salt Lake City to Grand Teton National Park is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Salt Lake City in August, expect nights in Grand Teton National Park to be cooler, around 43°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 78°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Jackson Lake ©
Jackson Lake
Jenny Lake Trail ©
Jenny Lake Trail
Cathedral Group ©
Cathedral Group

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
On the 9th (Sun), witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park trip builder app.

Getting from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Grand Teton National Park in August, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 70°F and lows at 38°F. On the 9th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Denver.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

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Denver

Denver
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
To find more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Denver trip itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Denver in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, taxi, and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August: high temperatures in Denver hover around 85°F and lows are around 58°F. On the 10th (Mon), you'll travel to Amarillo.

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

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Amarillo

Amarillo ©
Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): wander the wide-open spaces of Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West and then see the interesting displays at Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum.

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Fly from Denver to Amarillo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Denver in August since evenings lows in Amarillo dip to 65°F. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Tue) before leaving for Houston.

Things to do in Amarillo

Museums · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West ©
Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West
Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum ©
Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum
Cavender's Boot City ©
Cavender's Boot City

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Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Rothko Chapel, then admire the masterpieces at The Menil Collection, then don't miss a visit to Water Wall, and finally have fun and explore at Children's Museum of Houston.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Houston planning tool.

Getting from Amarillo to Houston by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August, Houston is a bit warmer than Amarillo - with highs of 95°F and lows of 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Baton Rouge.

Things to do in Houston

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Children's Museum of Houston ©
Children's Museum of Houston
The Menil Collection ©
The Menil Collection
Water Wall ©
Water Wall

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Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge ©
Baton Rouge is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): ponder the world of politics at State Capitol Welcome Center, contemplate the long history of Louisiana's Old State Capitol, then have fun and explore at Knock Knock Children's Museum, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Mike the Tiger's Habitat.

To find reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Baton Rouge online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Houston to Baton Rouge takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 92°F in August, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can drive to Pensacola.

Things to do in Baton Rouge

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Louisiana's Old State Capitol ©
Louisiana's Old State Capitol
Knock Knock Children's Museum ©
Knock Knock Children's Museum
State Capitol Welcome Center ©
State Capitol Welcome Center

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Pensacola

Pensacola ©
Surrounded on three sides by water, Pensacola offers access to white-sand beaches and emerald-green ocean unspoiled by large resorts.
On the 14th (Fri), stop by Crabs, kick back and relax at Gulf Islands National Seashore, and then discover the deep blue sea with Jolly Sailing and Dolphin Cruises.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Pensacola driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Baton Rouge to Pensacola in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August in Pensacola, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 75°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Jacksonville.

Things to do in Pensacola

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Pensacola Beach
Highlights from your plan
Jolly Sailing and Dolphin Cruises ©
Jolly Sailing and Dolphin Cruises
Gulf Islands National Seashore ©
Gulf Islands National Seashore
Crabs ©
Crabs

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Jacksonville

Jacksonville ©
The sprawling city of Jacksonville is not only Florida's most populous city, but also the largest city by land area in the continental United States.
On the 15th (Sat), explore the world behind art at The Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens and then take a stroll through Jacksonville Landing. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens, then identify plant and animal life at Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary, and then get engrossed in the history at Museum of Science and History.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Jacksonville travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Pensacola to Jacksonville takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Pensacola to Jacksonville is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 91°F in August, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jacksonville

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary
The Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens ©
The Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens
Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens ©
Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens

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